• EXCLUSIVE: Michael Kors Waves Goodbye to One of His West Village Condos

    8 days ago - By WWD

    Michael Kors may have been busy preparing for his star-studded Valentine's Day fashion show with Blake Lively, Emily Blunt and Zendaya among the A-listers in the front row, but that didn't stop him from making real estate moves in his downtime.
    The 58-year-old designer just sold one of his two apartments in Manhattan's West Village to a mystery buyer masked through an LLC for $7.6 million in an off-market deal, according to property records.
    Unfortunately for those hoping to take a peek at the former “Project Runway” judge's no doubt stylish interior designs, there are no listing images of...
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  • Distilling the All-American References in Calvin Klein A/W18

    Distilling the All-American References in Calvin Klein A/W18

    8 days ago - By AnOther

    This week, Raf Simons showed the third and final part in what the designer has referred to as his Calvin Klein “trilogy”, marking one year since his inaugural presentation for the American fashion behemoth. In these 12 months, Simons has picked apart his newly adopted home country, the United States, exploring the complex and divided nation through a distillation of its iconography from Hollywood to Andy Warhol's Factory. His A/W18 offering was no exception - in what the...
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  • The view from the front row: a history of the fashion show - photo essay

    9 days ago - By The Guardian

    Once, photographers were banned from fashion shows, with designers suspecting they were spies. Today, fashion shows are a multimillion-dollar global business. As London fashion week begins, we cart the evolution of the fashion show, from secret salons to the snap-happy Instagram era Most fashion shows last less than 10 minutes, but have the power to transport an audience to another world. There's an intensity to a great show, a distillation of a designer's extraordinary vision. Once upon a time, though, things were a lot humbler. The intimate salon shows of Chanel in the 1950s bear no...
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